Tim Flavin (published 1986)


Tim Flavin discusses his early roots in Texas, through his move to New York City, getting his union card, starting on the stage, and finally ending in London before his performance of Dracula (1986) at the Lyric Hammersmith.

Biographical note:

Tim Flavin (1959- ) was the first American actor to receive the Laurence Olivier Award (1984) for his role in Rodgers and Hart's On Your Toes. His many credits include Kiss Me Kate for the RSC (Stratford, Old Vic and Savoy); Dracula at Lyric Hammersmith; Terence Rattigan's While the Sun Shines; the tenth anniversary production of Side By Side by Sondheim at Donmar Warehouse; What About Love in Holland Park; Brad in The Rocky Horror Show; Divorce Me, Darling at the Chichester Festival Theatre; and Chicago at the Baalbeck International Festival. Premieres in the UK include Will Eno's Tragedy: A Tragedy at Notting Hill Gate. He is known for his classic voice, dance style and acting sensibility.






“Tim Flavin (published 1986),” Dance Dialogues: Interviews by Barbara Newman, 1979-Present, accessed September 24, 2020, http://dancedialogues.prattsils.org/items/show/88.